Bulletin of 17 Jan 16

PRIEST ON DUTY THIS WEEK – Fr. Gates                                                                 www.magherafeltparish.org






Saturday Vigil 6.15pm; Sunday 8.00am, 10.30am &     12noon


Monday – Saturday 11.00am, Monday & Wednesday     7.30pm


Eucharistic Adoration Monday after 11am Mass followed     by Benediction 7.15pm; Confessions Saturday 12.30pm & 5.45pm


Baptisms Sunday 1.00pm; contact Parish Office 2     weeks in advance


Altar Society – Group 5 A. McVey, M. Purvis




Sunday     9.30am, Tuesday & Thursday 7.30pm


Altar     Society Jan. Group 3 D. Keenan, C. Diamond, G. Young


24     Jan.                  READERS        EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS


Vigil 6.15pm         F. Young            C. McNamee, A. Goddard,


                                                            C.     Lawlor


Sun. 8.00am         P. Kerr               C. Bradley, Sr. Caitriona


Sun. 10.30am      J. McKee           R. Tohill, J. Clayton, R. Clayton


Sun. 12 noon        L. McNally         M. Logue, M. McGee, E. Mulholland


C’dawson 9.30am O. Coogan       B. O’Kane, P. McKeever


REMEMBER OUR DEAD     Pray for Michelle Pooley (née Young), Marc Bigger, Mary Dougan, Moira O’Brien,     Clare Eagleton, Kevin Scullion and Mary Devlin who died recently & for     the following whose anniversaries or month’s minds occur this week –


Sat.     16 Jan.          Kathleen Halferty, Emmet     Mulholland, Patrick Donnelly, James Bates, Finvola McCaughan,


                                Mary Higgins (MM 11am Magherafelt),


                                Patrick     Berryman (MM 7pm Newbridge)


Sun. 17 Jan.         Harry Nelson, Jim Murray, Nellie     Young, Patrick Cudden


Mon. 18 Jan.        Bridget Bradley, Bridget Donnelly,     Joe Kearney, Fr. Ernest McCaughan, Lauri Tohill


                                Philomena     O’Brien (1st Av. 7.30pm Magherafelt)


Tues. 19 Jan.       Francie Niblock, James J. Donnelly,     Jerry Uhde


Wed. 20 Jan.        Mary Robinson, Seamus O’Kane


Thur. 21 Jan.       Mary Frances Murray, Paddy Murray, Mary     Jo Keenan, Mollie O’Kane


Fri. 22 Jan.           Ronnie Goddard, Bridie O’Neill, Henry     (The Barber) O’Neill (1st Av. 7.30pm Magherafelt)


Sat.     23 Jan.          Sister Marie de Lourdes, Willie     & Brigid Johnston, Johnena Duffy, Teresa Conway, Arthur Shivers






CHURCH COLLECTION Sunday 10 January –


Magherafelt     Envelopes – £2240, Loose Plate – £765; Castledawson Envelopes – £387, Loose     Plate – £124;


Total     S. Orders £715




WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY     Today we greet Cillian Noah Conlon, Emily Charlotte Higgins, Ryan Charlie     Higgins and Michael Colm Higgins who were baptised recently.


FOOP YOUTH GROUP Meeting today     12.45pm in the Parish Centre; Pope John Paul II & Muirdedach Cross     award pupils’ welcome; contact Roisin 077 4287 1493 or email roisinmck@gmail.com




ACCORD MARRIAGE PREPARATION COURSES     Pastoral Centre Maghera – 29 & 30 April, 20     & 21 May contact 028 7964 2983, or email maghera@accordni.com    


Quinn’s Corner Dungannon     – 11, 18 & 25 February, 3, 10 & 17 May; to book contact 028 3833     4781; www.courses.accord.ie






Thursday     12 May – Tuesday 17 May (€730 from Belfast); contact Joe 075 2353 8402 /     Eugene 079 2802 4985; substantial subsidies & special arrangements available     for assisted pilgrims.









PARISH CENTRE               Find us on Facebook


SUNDAY BINGO Jackpot £2400; doors open 7pm;     everyone welcome; please come along & support your Parish




EXPRESSIONS BISTRO open     Tues. – Fri. 9am – 3pm


SUNDAY COFFEE TIME after     10.30am Mass


ST.     JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB – Monday     7.30pm


WHIST     Tuesday 2pm


PILATES – Tuesday     7pm


ZUMBA     – Tuesday 8.30pm –     9.30pm


KNITTING     GROUP – Wednesday     10.30am – 12.30pm


PILATES     – Wednesday 7pm     & 8.15pm


CEILI     DANCING – Wednesday     8.15pm


ST.     JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB – Thursday     7.30pm


PILOXING – Thursday     8pm – 9pm


TAE KWON DO – Friday     4pm – 6pm




ST. PATRICK’S SNOOKER CLUB     Sun–Fri. from 7pm; SNOOKER     EXHIBITION featuring Mark Allen Friday 29 January 7.30pm, tickets £10     & £5, contact Brian 078 0354 7405





O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 8, 9, 12, 17;     £25 to Mary O’Reilly, Theresa Cassidy, Liam Averall; Jackpot £1100; AGM Thursday 28 January 8pm


ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 8, 9, 14, 15;     Jackpot Winner two weeks in a row – Noel McKenna picks up £500; New Jackpot     £500


ST.     MARY’S GRAMMAR SCHOOL OPEN EVENINGS Wednesday 27 January or Thursday 28 January,     Principal’s Address in the Assembly Hall at 7pm for all P6 & P7 pupils     and their parents


COFFEE MORNING     and fundraising event in the Parish Centre Bistro Saturday 23 January     9.30am – 2pm; all proceeds in aid of Habitat for Humanity




AN     EVENING OF MUSIC & SONG with Youth Choir, Gribbin Girls and     other guests in St. Mary’s Church Bellaghy Sunday 24 January 6pm to raise     awareness of Mental Health & Suicide, guest speaker from Niamh Louise     Foundation